Chris McDaniel attorneys subpoena more than half of Mississippi’s counties, demanding election records

August 28, 2014 in News

JACKSON, Mississippi (AP) — Attorneys for Chris McDaniel have issued subpoenas demanding election records from more than half of Mississippi’s counties for a lawsuit that seeks to overturn his Republican […]

Judge sets Sept. 15 trial date for Mississippi election challenge of Chris McDaniel

August 22, 2014 in News

JACKSON, Mississippi (AP) — A trial is set to begin Sept. 15 for a lawsuit that seeks to undo a Republican runoff victory by Mississippi Sen. Thad Cochran. Retired Chancellor […]

Judge in Mississippi election challenge doesn’t block ballot preparation

August 21, 2014 in News

LAUREL, Mississippi (AP) — A judge presiding over a lawsuit that challenges Mississippi Sen. Thad Cochran’s victory in a Republican primary runoff says he intends to finish the case before […]

1 of 3 charged pleads guilty in Cochran photo case

August 7, 2014 in News, The Buzz

JACKSON, Mississippi (AP) — One of the men charged in a conspiracy to photograph U.S. Sen. Thad Cochran’s ailing wife has pleaded guilty. John Mary of Hattiesburg pleaded guilty Wednesday […]

Chris McDaniel files challenge of GOP Senate primary loss

August 5, 2014 in News

JACKSON, Mississippi (AP) — The tea party-backed lawmaker defeated by U.S. Sen. Thad Cochran in Mississippi’s Republican primary said Monday that he has formally challenged the election’s outcome with the […]

AP analysis: Neshoba County Fair should help shift focus of Mississippi’s race for U.S. Senate

July 22, 2014 in News

JACKSON, Mississippi (AP) — Mississippi’s 2014 U.S. Senate race has been dominated by a bitter Republican primary that never seems to end. One of the state’s largest political gatherings, the […]

Hinds GOP leader says 300-350 possible illegal votes in Mississippi’s largest county, not 1,500

July 16, 2014 in News

JACKSON, Mississippi (AP) — Hinds County Republican Party chairman Pete Perry said Tuesday that 300 to 350 possible illegally cast votes were found in Mississippi’s largest county in the Senate […]

True The Vote, residents refile lawsuit seeking Mississippi runoff records in Jackson

July 10, 2014 in News

JACKSON, Mississippi (AP) — A federal lawsuit seeking voter records has been refiled in Mississippi’s southern district federal court. Texas group True the Vote and 22 Mississippi residents refiled their […]